WVC 44 - 10 - 1
§44-10-1. Testamentary guardians.
Every father or mother, may, by last will and testament,
appoint a guardian for his or her child, born or to be born, and
for such time during its infancy as he or she may direct. Where
both father and mother have so appointed guardians, only that
guardian who is the appointee of the parent last living shall be
entitled to the custody of the person of such child.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2014 1st Special Session
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